Posen Potato Festival Spud Run Support 7 September 2019.

A golf cart equipped with APRS followed behind the runners. This was a new tracker with a different SSID of KE8DAF-1. We used the 146.535 Simplex for voice comms. Talk-in was on 147.02+/103.5.

The cart can be tracked via APRS at KE8DAF-1 on aprs.fi

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Nautical City 6K Run Support 3 August 2019.

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A golf cart equipped with APRS followed behind the runners. We used the PICARC repeater for voice comms.

The cart can be tracked via APRS at KE8DAF-12 on aprs.fi



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Club Repeater frequency is 147.02+ PL is 103.5 Hz

Click on the Repeater Map link under the Navigation bar on the left to view the repeater coverage area.

Weekly Net is Monday Evening at 7:00PM Local Time 2400Z (UTC). Net control by WB8TQZ, or designate.

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Traffic Handling

Presentation from Mike Horn about Traffic handling.

Here is the original PowerPoint:
Traffic Handling Powerpoint File

This is a PowerPoint Show that will not require the Microsoft PowerPoint program:
Traffic PowerPoint Show


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Ever wonder what some of the strange noises are on the radio bands? This site has a collection of audio samples of various signals, like CW, PSK, RTTY, JT65 and some mystery signals.

Signal Identification Guide

Explore various Software Defined Radios (SDR) available on the web at WebSDR Some US based Web SDR are at: CONUS HF WEB RECEIVERS.

The Sedona AZ one seems to perform quite well AZ SDR. A Michigan-based WebSDR is available at MI SDR.


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Officers for 2016
Position Name Call Sign
PRESIDENT / TRUSTEE MIKE HORN WB8TQZ
VICE PRESIDENT STEVE PORTER WD8KDB
SECRETARY/TREASURER GARY WILLIAMS WB8MWR
MEMBER AT LARGE BOB BROWN W8CAG
PAST PRESIDENT JIM CARR N8HGD
PAST PRESIDENT JEROME HERON W8HIB (sk)
WEBMASTER GREG HAMEL KE8DAF



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